Monday, May 30, 2016

San Francisco Political Events - May 30th to June 8, 2016

 Memorial Day  

 May 30, 2016 - Monday

Memorial Day  

See you Monday! - Warriors Playoff Game
When:  May 30, 2016 - Monday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Oakland, Ca.

May 31, 2016 - Tuesday

Castro Community On Patrol - Coffee and conversation with the Cops
When: May 31, 2016 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:   Lilly Cafe, 2349 Market Street, San Francisco
What: Join Castro Community on Patrol, in association with the SFPD  Chief'sLGBT Community Advisory Forum for a casual chat with some of the Cities LGBT cops.
Come by to meet the Officers, bring your concerns, questions and suggestions.
Information:  Eureka Valley Neighborhood Association - Facebook page

Working Women Working it:  Meet District 9 Supervisor Candidate Hillary Ronen.  
When:  May 31, 2016 - Tuesday
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:  Make-Out Room, 3225 22nd Street, San Francisco
What:  Extra special evening of music,  drinks and neighborhood love in support of Hillary Ronen - working mom, 14 year community leader and candidate for D9 Supervisor.
Learn more about why she is running.
Teaming up with local writer Ginger Murray and Tom Temprano and LilaThirkield of Virgil's Sea Room, to bring you a little something different.
DJ Set by Primo Pitino.
Live sets by Diana  Gameros
The Lazy Governors - jazz band joined by Hanna Rifkin.
$10. Suggested donation. 
Source:  Facebook events

Millennial for Hillary Panel and Round Table
When:  May 31, 2016 - Tuesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Women's Building, 3543 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  Join a roundtable to discuss pressing issues facing Bay Area women and girls.
Hear local leaders speak about Employment, Disability Rights, Reproductive Health, and more.  At the conclusion, you will have an opportunity for Q&A with Ann O'Leary, Senior Policy Advisor, Hillary for America.
Source:  Facebook event

"Killing Them Safely"
When:  May 31, 2016 - Tuesday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  Roxie Theater, 3117 16th Street, San Francisco
What:  Theatrical premiere of "Killing Them Safely" - 2015 Tribeca Film Festival documentary selection on the controversy over police use and misuse of Tasers.
Following the screening, there will be an important discussion featuring filmmakers, Nick Berardini, and San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi about the film and its 
implications for the upcoming decision of the San Francisco Police Commission to possibly start outfitting SFPD officers with Tasers.
Co-sponsored by ACLU of Northern California, San Francisco Public Defender's Racial Justice Committee, Coalition on Homelessness, Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Asian Law Caucus, National Lawyers Guild - San Francisco Bay Area Chapter, 48 Hills.
Source:  Facebook events

SF League of Pissed-Off Voters- Mission District Pissed Off Pub Crawl!
When:  May 31, 2016 - Tuesday
7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where:  Pops Bar, 280024th Street, San Francisco
What:  Come sling voting guides.   Meet at 7:30 p.m. at Pop's and work way west along 24th Street, hit a couple spots to the north along Mission Street and then back around  to  Bender's.  
Source:  Facebook events

June 1, 2016 - Wednesday

Sunshine Ordinance Task Force City and County of San Francisco
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
4:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 408, San Francisco
Task Force:  Eric Eldon, Josh Wolf, Rishi Chopra, Chris Hyland, Louise Fischer, Fiona Hinze

Police Commission
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Suzy Loftus, Julius Turman, Thomas Mazzucco, Petra DeJesus, Joe Marshall, Victor Hwang, Sonia Melara

Emerge Ca's 2016 Annual San Francisco Reception
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  City Club, 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco
What:  Emerge Ca's 2016 Annual San Francisco Reception.
Special Guest Speaker:  Willie Brown 
Honoring Emerge CA's 2016 Woman of the Year - Fiona Ma - Chair, Board of Equalization
Event Co-Chairs:  Hala Hijazi, Dede Wilsey, Libby Schaaf, London Breed, Jane Kim, Scott Wiener, Papia Gambelin, Mary Jung
Host Committee:  Joshua Arce, Josh Becker, Vince Courtney, Teddy Gray King, Ash Kaira, Jill Nelson Golub, Joh Maa, Teri Olle, Marisa Rodriguez, Alix Rosenthal, Catalina Ruiz-Healy, SF Firefighters Local 798
Presidential Sponsor: AT&T
Hors D'oeuvres and Cocktails will be served.
Information/General Tickets $100.
Source:  Facebook events

Folks for Polk SFMTA - Residential Parking Permit Evaluation Meeting - District 6
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  St. Anthony's, 150 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco
What:  SFMTA is hosting meetings throughout the months of May and June to gather feedback on changing parking policies in the City.  Topics will include presenting survey results, as well as discussion options to reform how parking is allocated.
Source:  Facebook events 

FDR Democratic Club - San Francisco Public Press
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Richmond Police Station, 461 6th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  General Membership meeting.  Presentation from San Francisco Public Press.  Nonprofit, noncommercial news organization reporting on civic issues in the City.
This spring, as part of a new outreach program, they hope to meet with neighborhood and community groups to discuss San Francisco policy issues that are often overlooked in the press and on broadcast news.

San Francisco League of Pissed Off Voters - Pub Crawl in the Richmond
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:  Steins, 731 Clement Street, San Francisco
What:  Help San Francisco League of Pissed-Off Voters break down the ballot initiatives pub by pub.
Information/Source:  Facebook events 

Reception honoring Scott Wiener for State Senate
When:  June 1, 2016 - Wednesday
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where:   Joe's Barbershop, 2150 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Race Bannon, Geoff Benjamin, Lenny Broberg, Joe Gallagher, Audrey Joseph, Eric Leue, Juan Martinez, Ky Martinez, Demetria Moshoyanis, Carlton Paul, Susan  Revah  and Donna Sachet invite you to a reception supporting Scott Wiener for State Senate.
Donation:  $50. up 
RSVP:  Celeste Sempere

June 2, 2016 - Thursday

Government Audit and Oversight Committee
When:  June 2, 2016 - Thursday
9:30 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
What:  New legislation will fine hosting platforms for listings that are not registered with the City.
Supervisors:  Aaron Peskin, Norman Yee, London Breed

Moms Demand Action - Golden Gate Bridge March
When:  June 2, 2016 - Thursday
11:30 a.m. San Francisco meets at San Francisco Bridge Plaza
12:30 p.m. Marin meets at Marin Vista Point
What:   June 2nd, National Gun Violence Awareness Day, march across Golden Gate Bridge to show we are united in the belief that we must do more to stop gun violence.  They will march from both sides of the bridge.  Remember to wear orange.
Source:  Facebook events  

University of San Francisco School of Management  - Lunch and Keynote with Lt. Governor of California, Gavin  Newsom
When:  June 2, 2016 - Thursday
11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where:  University of San Francisco, 2130 Fulton Street, San Francisco
What:  Hear Gavin Newsom, Lieutenant Governor of California and former San Francisco Mayor, present as part of USF's Social Equity Leadership Conference.  
Register for the $25. "Lunch and Keynote" option
Source:  Facebook events

San Francisco Politics - What The Bleep is Going on?  A Crash Course for Newbies
When:  June 2, 2016 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  Laborers Local 261 Public Employee Committee, 3271 18th Street, San Francisco
What:  A fun evening of beer and food as we learn the  political intricacies of the City, and predict what's going to happen in the future.
Must register:
Free. $2. beers and wine, food
Sponsored by Robert F. Kennedy Democratic Club
Co-Sponsor:  City Democratic Club
Presentation by Alex  Clemens  "San Francisco Politics Breakdown"
Melissa Griffin-Caen - KPIX 5.
Marisa Lagos - KQED reporter
Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez - San Francisco Examiner
David Latterman
Randy Shaw - Editor of Beyond Chron  and Director of San Francisco's Tenderloin Housing Clinic.
Evette Davis - Communications professional
Source:  Facebook events

San Francisco League of Pissed-Off Voters - Tenderloin and Polk Street
When:  June 2, 2016 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Geary Club, 768 Geary Street, San Francisco
What:  GOTV love with the League.  Work way up Geary Street bars to Polk Street 
Source:  Facebook events

June 3, 2016 - Friday

Hospitality House's 31st Annual Art Auction
When:  June 3, 2016 - Friday
6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where:  Hospitality House's Community Arts Program, 1009 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Support neighborhood artists.  
Information:   hospitality
Source:  Facebook events

17th Annual District 11 Democratic Club Dinner and Auction
When:  June 3, 2016 - Friday
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - No Host Bar and Silent Auction
7:00 p.m. - Dinner
7:45 p.m. Live Auction
Where:  Patio Espanol-2850 Alemany Street, San Francisco
What:  District 11 Democratic Club Dinner and Auction.
Featuring State Senator Mark Leno.
Honoring Keanna Vicente - YMCA Youth & Government Honoree
Tickets:  $70. Individual at Door/$60. Senior/Student at Door
Information:  Mario Flores

June 5, 2016 -  Sunday

D5 Pissed Off Voter Guide Divisadero  Pub Crawl 
When:  June 5, 2016 -  Sunday
5:00 p.m.
Where:  The Page, 298 Divisadero Street, San Francisco
What:  Pub Crawl - GOTV - hits a few bars on Divisadero, head to Lower Haight and jump on Muni and go to Upper Haight.
Source:  Facebook events

June 6, 2016 - Monday

Hayes Valley Neighborhood Association - Public Safety Meeting
When:  June 6, 2016 - Monday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Korean American Center, 745 Buchanan, San Francisco
What:  Speaker:  Chief Allen Nance, head of San Francisco Juvenile Probation.
Will also hear from Northern Station about some of the recent safety issues in the area.
Information:  Robert Barnwell

June 7, 2016 - Tuesday

Election - Vote!!!!!

Potrero Hill Democratic Club - Election Night Party - Say goodbye to Joni Eisen 
When:  June 7, 2016 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m.
Where:   II Pirata, 2007 16th Street @ Utah Street, San Francisco
What:  Election Night Party.  Food, Drink and election returns.  
Say goodbye to president -for-almost-a-decade Joni Eisen will be retiring to say in her studio, garden and be part of her grandkids' lives.

Election Night Party with the League of Pissed-Off Voters
When:  June 7, 2016 - Tuesday
8:00 p.m.
Where:  SF Oasis, 298 11th Street, San Francisco
What:  Celebrate, decompress and watch election results. The party will extend across the street to Don Ramon's for folks with kids and also people who want food
Source:  Facebook events

June 8, 2016 - Wednesday

SPUR - Post-Election Recap
When:  June 8, 2016 - Wednesday
12:30 p.m.
Where:  SPUR Urban Center, 654 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  Day after discussion with the results from the election:
Alex  Clemens/Barbary Coast Consulting
David Latterman/Fall Line Analytics
$10. for non-members

Eileen Hansen:  Celebrating the Life of a Social Justice Hero
When:  June 8, 2016 - Wednesday
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where:  First Unitarian Universalist Society of San Francisco, 1187 Franklin Street, San Francisco
What:  Celebrating this extraordinary person who gave so much to the community.

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Deadline Sunday     June 5th   - 5:00 p.m.

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